A source for Arctic optimism: The Blue Bioeconomy

Editorial by Ambassador Einar Gunnarsson, Chair of the Senior Arctic Officials The blue bioeconomy is and will be a major contributor to achieving sustainable development in the Arctic and beyond. The term “blue bioeconomy” refers to innovation...

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Put into reality: EPPR looks into the VIKING SKY incident

At its first Working Group meeting during the Icelandic Chairmanship, the Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) Working Group held a workshop on the VIKING SKY incident – a cruise liner that got into distress off the Southern...

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Arctic Migratory Birds Initiative: a global partnership for Arctic-breeding migratory birds

At the most recent Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting (Rovaniemi, 6-7 May 2019), the Ministers of the Arctic States approved the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna’s (CAFF) Arctic Migratory Birds Initiative (AMBI) Work Plan 2019-2023. This...

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Arctic Council Tweets

Arctic Council Up to 43% of captured fish and shellfish resources end up as wastage or discarded material. However, these "wastes"… https://t.co/r1IfN4L3nk
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SAO Chair Tweets

Einar Gunnarsson RT @ArcticCouncil: Application deadline is approaching for 4 interesting positions at the Arctic Council Secretariat: 👉@EPPR_Arctic execu…
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Einar Gunnarsson 🔥Fire has long been a useful land management tool, even in the North, but wildfires in the Arctic are a more recen… https://t.co/1GXEOy8JMG
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